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Benefits to Society

From the earliest days of high energy physics in the 1930s to the latest 21st century initiatives, the innovative ideas and technologies of particle physics have entered the mainstream of society to transform the way we live.

General Resourcesback to top

Benefits of Particle Physics to Society

U.S. Department of Energy, Office of High Energy Physics

PULSE: Accelerator Science in Medicine


Physics Success Stories

American Institute of Physics

Why fundamental science?


Knowledge transfer

from CERN

Gateway to Technology

from ILC


From symmetry magazineback to top

Building for Discovery: Strategic Plan for U.S. Particle Physics in the Global Context

Report of the U.S. Particle Physics Project Prioritization Panel (P5)

Accelerators and Beams & Tools of Discovery and Innovation

Published by the Division of Physics and Beams of the American Physical Society

Book of Abstracts from the International Topical Meeting on Nuclear Research Applications and Utilization of Accelerators

Hosted by the International Atomic Energy Agency,
May 4-8, 2009

Organizationsback to top

American Association of Physicists in Medicine

American Nuclear Society ­ Accelerator Applications Division

Forum on Industrial and Applied Physics

American Physical Society

Forum on Physics and Society

American Physical Society

Industrial Physics Forums

American Physical Society

Superconducting Particle Accelerator Forum of the Americas

American Physical Society

U.S. Particle Accelerator School

American Physical Society


Workforce Developmentback to top

Careers Using Physics